Independent Analyst Names Syntel Among Most Significant Mobile Enterprise App Services Providers

TROY, Mich., June 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Syntel, Inc. (Nasdaq:SYNT), a global provider of digital transformation, information technology and knowledge process services to Global 2000 companies, today announced that the Company's mobile solutions have been cited in a recent report from Forrester Research, Inc.

The recent Forrester Research report The Forrester Wave™: Mobile Enterprise App Services Providers — Midsize Providers, Q1 2015 (access requires subscription) has named Syntel among the nine most significant midsize mobile enterprise app services providers.

According to the report, "Mobile moments in the enterprise — with employees and business partners — have the power to make or break your customer experience. But, these mobile enterprise moments represent uncharted territory for most firms, and these firms are turning to third-party services partners for help."

The research report goes on to state that many enterprise clients, "want to work with an ecosystem of smaller, more nimble, and specialized partners to address their mobile enterprise apps projects."

About Syntel's mobile business-to-employee (B2E) solutions, Forrester Research writes that "[Syntel] is strongest at technical elements necessary for B2E mobile projects — including application development, integration, and apps modernization work."

According to Syntel CEO and President, Nitin Rakesh, "Our enterprise mobility solutions are tailored to deliver real business value and outstanding functionality to keep today's executives informed and in command, wherever their business takes them."

Mobility solutions is one of the core components of Syntel's Digital One™ practice. It enables large enterprises to respond to rapid mobile technology changes by improving customer experience, extending the enterprise and delivering rich, full-featured business analytics capabilities on the go.

One of Syntel's key mobile solutions is SmartMobi, a mobile analytics dashboard that interfaces with back-end data stores and generates powerful, configurable business performance metrics and delivers them to mobile devices in near real-time.

Syntel delivers mobility solutions to Fortune 500 clients in the healthcare, banking and financial services, insurance, manufacturing, retail, logistics and telecom industries.

The Company has made significant investment in building technology solutions that enable leading companies to better respond to market changes through digital transformation. These solutions include mobility, social, Big Data analytics, managed services and intelligent automation.

More information about Syntel's mobility solutions and other technology solutions is available at

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Syntel (Nasdaq:SYNT) is a global provider of digital transformation, information technology and knowledge process services to Global 2000 companies. Syntel's mission is to create new opportunities for clients by harnessing our passion, talent and innovation. We combine technology expertise, industry knowledge and a global delivery model to drive business value creation. Syntel's "Customer for Life" philosophy drives our relentless focus to build long-term, collaborative client partnerships. To learn more, visit us at:

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